• We provide free classes for GED & ESL students. We are not a GED testing center.
     The Abilene area GED Test Center is located at
     Region 14 Education Service Center  4300 S. Treadaway, Abilene, TX.  
    Alta Vista Learning Center
    West Central Texas Adult Education
    1929 S. 11th
    Abilene, Texas 79602

    Phone: 325-671-4419 
    Fax: 325-794-1327  
    The Adult Education Programs are based on the belief that every adult, regardless of age, is entitled to a basic education. The following programs are available to give adults a second chance to further their education: 

    Adult Basic Education


    English as a Second Language (ESL)


    Adult Secondary Education  (GED Classes)

    United States Citizenship


    Who can attend? The Adult Education Programs are open to anyone who is 19 or older.
    What does it cost? There is no cost for instruction and/or materials for students enrolled. The Adult Education Programs are sponsored by the Abilene Independent School District and are supported by state and federal grant funds.
    How do I register for ESL and GED classes?  Call 671-4419  and ask for next available dates and times 
    GED Afternoon Class Orientation/Instruction: April 3 & 4   1:30 - 4:30 PM 
    GED Morning Class Orientation/Instruction:  April 23 & 24  8:30 - 11:30 AM
    GED Evening Class Orientation/Instruction:  April 24 & 26  5:30 - 8:30 PM 
    Must attend both days.     
     CALL 671-4419 to sign up for GED Orientation  
     CALL 671-4419 for more information on ESL Registration. 

    Program Schedule:
    Alta Vista Learning Center 


    Morning class times are 8:30 - 11:30 am; afternoon class times are 1:30 - 4:30 pm, (afternoon class is for GED only.)



    Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 to 8:30 PM.

    Day and evening classes are also offered at other sites in Abilene.

    The Adult Education Program currently provides classes in the following cities:

    Albany, Ballinger, Breckenridge, Brownwood, Cisco, Coleman, Colorado City, Cross Plains, De Leon, Hamlin, Rotan, Snyder, and Sweetwater. 

    For more information on these programs, call 325 - 671- 4419.